Helpful Health Care Guidance From Iowa Supreme Court

Law360, New York (May 8, 2012, 1:32 PM EDT) -- The Iowa Supreme Court has issued two recent opinions that advance our understanding of important concepts, including a public hospital’s obligation to release internal audit reports pursuant to open records requests, and the standard of care applicable to a hospital board of directors in fulfilling its credentialing function.

Must a Hospital Disclose to the Public an Internal Audit Previously Shared with a Licensing Board?

In Hall v. Broadlawns Medical Center, decided on March 9, 2012, the Supreme Court encountered several issues arising in the aftermath of...
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